Accession Number:

AD0668383

Title:

AN F/2 FOCAL REDUCER FOR THE 60-INCH U. S. NAVAL OBSERVATORY TELESCOPE.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON OPTICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-02-28

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

The report deals with the development of a relay system--from telescope to collimator to grating andor filter to high-speed camera--in order to speed up exposure time by a factor of about 20 for the U.S Naval Observatorys largest telescope, which is at Flagstaff, Arizona. The primary mirror is a 60-inch-diameter paraboloid. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE